Ladybower Reservoir, Bamford

4.8
#1 of 13 in Nature in Peak District National Park
Ladybower Reservoir is a large Y-shaped reservoir and one of the most popular tourist attractions in the area. It is also one of the largest bell-mouth spillways in the world. While the spillway offers a curious site, the surrounding scene is packed with natural beauty and serenity as well. This is a great place to spend your day walking, jogging, and biking around the trails. When you arrive, you can find more information at the Fairholmes visitors' center on the northern tip of Ladybower. Make Ladybower Reservoir part of your personalized Bamford itinerary using our Bamford trip planner .
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  • Absolutely spectacular views - both around the reservoir and when looking down on it. Plenty of great opportunities for fishing, hiking and sailing activities. This is a stunning place when the weathe...  more »
  • An area filled with sights and sounds, great little services building between ladybower and Derwent dams, refreshments, toilets, shop and cycle hire, great info boards around the three dams and a few ...  more »
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